ET Live stream calendar April 2020

A Poem in Gratitude for Health Care Workers

April 1 – 7
Live From Our Living Rooms Music Festival and Fundraiser
Chick Corea
Joe Lovano & Judi Silvano
Becca Stevens
Linda Oh & Fabian Almazan
Bill Frisell
Christian McBride
Owen Broder
Antonio Sanchez & Thana Alexa

TUESDAY, April 7
Episode 6: Shara Nova, Adam Tendler & So Percussion
check the website for more upcoming episodes and links to past episodes

TUESDAY, April 7
6pm EST — Maria Chavez
Kitchen Broadcast

MONDAY, April 13
5pm EST via ZOOM Happy Hour Hang with Peter Evans
$15/FREE for members of Jazz Gallery
limited to 10 people

TUESDAY, April 14
9pm EPISODE 8: Lisa Kaplan, Chris Rountree & JACK Quartet
Living Music with Nadia Sirota

FRIDAY, April 17
8 PM IST (3PM EST) Piece by Piece: Nick Roth & Olesya Zdorovetska
Nick Roth – saxophones, Olesya Zdorovetska – vocals.

Presented by Improvised Music Company (Dublin, Ireland)

FRIDAY, April 17
7:30 PM Pedja Muzijevic, piano
C.P.E. Bach: Sonata in C Minor, Wq. 65/31
Antheil: Selections from La femme 100 tête
Philip Glass: Mad Rush
Satie: Embryons desséchés
Cage: In a Landscape
C.P.E. Bach: Sonata in G Major, Wq. 55/6

SATURDAY, April 18
Corbett vs. Dempsey presents Sequesterfest (Vol. 2)
2:00pm Thurston Moore
2:30pm Ab Baars and Ig Henneman
3:00pm Torbjörn Zetterberg
3:30pm Susana Santos Silva
4:00pm Mats Gustafsson
4:30pm Zeena Parkins
5:00pm Moreno Veloso
The Quarantine Concerts presented by Experimental Sound Studio (Chicago)

SATURDAY, April 25
2 PM Giacomo Baldelli
Solo Guitar with Tin Foil (1981) by Brian Eno-David Byrne*
Until it Blazes (2001) by Eve Beglaria
Two (2018) by Ryan Pratt
Dream (1948) by John Cage*
Slow Earth (2018) by Nick Norton
MISE-EN_PLACE livesream

4pm EST via ZOOM Happy Hour Hang with Shai Maestro
$15/FREE for Jazz Gallery members
limited to 10 people

Livestreams and music video:
Living Music with Nadia Sirota
The Quarantine Concerts Archive
Streaming performances of individual works from live concerts of International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), along with interviews and behind-the-scenes videos.
Piece By Piece, online solo performances by leading Irish improvisers
PlayBAC is a weekly video series from BAC’s rich 15-year archive of live performances filmed in the Jerome Robbins Theater and Howard Gilman Performance Space.
HowlRound TV is a free and open platform for theatremakers worldwide that amplifies progressive, disruptive ideas about the art form and facilitates connection between diverse practitioners.

Visit our links page for music podcasts recommendations

NYC Calendar March 2020

SUNDAY, March 1
Ukrainian Contemporary Music Festival 2020
2 PM Composers’ Roundtable
3 PM Concert
Leonid Hrabovsky, Trio for Violin, Bass and Piano
Anna Korsun, Wehmut
Svyatoslav Lunyov, Zehn Stücke
Ludmila Yurina, Silicon Interferences
Ivan Nebesnyy, 7 Messages from Wild Nature
Serhiy Pilyutikov, Quintet
Maxim Kolomiiets,Vinyl Snails
Volodymyr Runchak, Fingerprints on Strings, Keys, and Valves
Daniil Hetman, And with its Feet Cuts through the Path it Follows
VENUE: Ukrainian Museum (222 East 6th Street, New York)

SUNDAY, March 1
4 PM Carnegie Hall Citywide:
David Krakauer, Clarinet
Kathleen Tagg, Piano
Breath + Hammer–david-krakauer-clarinet-kathleen-tagg-piano-0400pm
VENUE: Brooklyn Public Library, Central Library

SUNDAY, March 1
7 pm Jennifer Walshe And Mivos Quartet
Everything is Important + An Gléacht
VENUE: National Sawdust

TUESDAY, March 3
8 pm Marty Ehrlich For Alto(s)
Marty Ehrlich – Alto saxophone
Oscar Noriega – Alto saxophone
Andy Laster – Alto saxophone
Ned Rothenberg – Alto saxophone
Against the Tuesday Series
VENUE: Seeds

7 PM Sounds of Justice: Sun Ra Arkestra & William Parker
William Parker’s Inside Songs of Curtis Mayfield
Music by Curtis Mayfield, William Parker
Lyrics by Curtis Mayfield, William Parker
Poetry by Amiri Baraka, Thomas Sayers Ellis
9:00pm The Sun Ra Arkestra under the direction of Marshall Allen
Music & Lyrics by Sun Ra
Marshall Allen – director, arranger, alto sax, flute

VENUE: Town Hall
ADMISSION: $32-$102

7:30 pm Ensemble Échappé: “The Truth is Curved”
featuring mezzo-soprano Blythe Gaissert
Tania León: One Mo’ Time
John Glover: Home is Where I Take My Shoes Off (premiere)
Caterina di Cecca: La verità ricurva
Luciano Berio: Folk Songséchappé-“-truth-curved”
VENUE: The Italian Academy

FRIDAY, March 6
8:00 PM Tim Berne’s Snake Oil – Record Release Show

Tim Berne – Saxophone
Oscar Noriega – Clarinets
Ches Smith – Drums
Matt Mitchell – Piano
Harry Covert – 6-string electric bass

MONDAY, March 9
8PM False Harmonics #7: Nat Baldwin & C. Spencer Yeh / Charmaine Lee / Chris Corsano
VENUE: Pioneer Works
ADMISSION: $15-$20

MONDAY, March 9
8 pm Aaron Burnett and Tyshawn Sorey: Digitized Dimensions
Aaron Burnett ñ Tenor sax/electronics/samples
Tyshawn Sorey ñ Drums/percussion
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $18-$25

TUESDAY, March 10
7:30 PM Ensemble Connect
Kate Soper, Purl
Andy Akiho, Lost On Chiaroscuro Street
John Zorn, Bateau Ivre
Reena Esmail, String Quartet (Ragamala)
VENUE: Paul Hall

SUNDAY, March 15
7:30 PM L Connors S Langille / Alan Licht / Dora Bleu / A Mendoza
VENUE: The Windjammer

Tuesday, March 17
6PM Dave Sewelson, Cooper-Moore, William Parker, Jesse Dulman
VENUE: Downtown Music Gallery

8 pm Stephen Gauci and Cooper Moore
Stephen Gauci ñ tenor saxophone
Cooper Moore ñ piano
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $18-$25

TUESDAY, March 24
6PM Eiko Otake: ìA Body in a Gardenî

VENUE: Brooklyn Botanic Garden
ADMISSION: $12-$18

WEDNESDAY, March 25 and THURSDAY, March 26
7:30PM SOS (The Song of Songs)
SOS (The Song of Songs), a staged cantata
visual and performance artist Vera Martynov
composer Alexey Sysoev
choreographer Nikita Chumakov
Moscow’s acclaimed Intrada vocal ensemble
VENUE: Jerome Robbins Theater (Baryshnikov Arts Center)

THURSDAY, March 26
7:30PM and 10PM The Necks
ADMISSION: $20-$35

FRIDAY, March 27
8:30PM Cleric performs Masada Book of Beríiah Chokhma

Matt Hollenberg (guitars) Dan Kennedy (bass) Larry Kwartowitz (drums, percussion) Nick Shellenberger (voice, synth)
VENUE: the stone

FRIDAY, March 27
7pm Portrait Concert of Composer Mary Kouyoumdjian
They Will Take My Island
Featuring Unreleased Short Films by Atom Egoyan, Projections by Laurie Olinder,
and Performances by the JACK and Silvana Quartets
Bombs of Beirut (2014) for amplified string quartet, audio playback, live processing
Silent Cranes (2015) for amplified string quartet, audio playback, and live processing
They Will Take My Island (2020) for film, amplified string octet, audio playback, and live processing [World Premiere]

VENUE: The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
ADMISSION: $65. Bring the Kids for $1 (ages 6–16). Tickets include same-day Museum admission.

SATURDAY, March 28
8:30PM Cleric
Matt Hollenberg (guitars) Dan Kennedy (bass, aux guitar) Larry Kwartowitz (drums, percussion) Nick Shellenberger (voice, bass, synth)
VENUE: the stone

NYC Calendar February 2020

SATURDAY, February 1
8PM The Stone Series: Laurie Anderson with Susie Ibarra
VENUE: happylucky no.1

SUNDAY, February 2
3PM Word Up – Implicit Arches – Miguel Frasconi (electronics), Kurt Gottschalk (guitar), and Will Glass (drums)

VENUE: Word Up: Community Bookshop – Libreria Comunitaria

TUESDAY, February 4
8:30 pm John Zorn (sax) Jorge Roeder (bass) Sylvie Courvoisier (piano)
VENUE: The Stone

WEDNESDAY, February 5
7 PM Argento’s The Double Take Project
Arnold Schoenberg, Totel Winkel (1899)
Erin Gee, Mouthpiece 29 (2016)
Arnold Schoenberg, Verklarte Nacht (1899)
Erin Gee, Mouthpiece 29b (2020) WORLD PREMIERE
Charmaine Lee, voice
Carol McGonnell, clarinet
Erin Gee, vocalist and composer
Argento New Music Project
Michel Galante, conductor

WEDNESDAY, February 5
8:00pm Terry Riley’s In C presented by Darmstadt (16th Annual Performance)
ADMISSION: $25-$40

WEDNESDAY, February 5
8:30 pm Ned Rothenberg (clarinets, shakuhachi) Mark Feldman (violin) Mat Maneri (viola) Sylvie Courvoisier (piano)
VENUE: The Stone

THURSDAY, February 6
8:30 pm Mary Halvorson (guitar) Sylvie Courvoisier (piano)
VENUE: The Stone

FRIDAY, February 7
8:30 pm Sylvie Courvoisier (piano) Thomas Morgan (bass) Kenny Wollesen (drums)
VENUE: The Stone

SATURDAY, February 8
8:30 pm Wadada Leo Smith (trumpet) Sylvie Courvoisier (piano) Kenny Wollesen (drums)
VENUE: The Stone

SUNDAY, February 9
7PM: An evening of improvisational pairings between one musician and one dancer. Unplanned and unrehearsed.
A. Eithne Hamilton (Asheville) + Laurie Amat (Providence)
Liz Roncka (Boston) + Matthew Azevedo (Providence)
Anh Vo (NYC) + Aaron Novik (NYC)

SUNDAY, February 9
7 pm Brandon Lopez presents
VENUE: Spectrum

TUESDAY, February 11
8:00 PM Kaze: Satoko Fujii, Kappa Maki, Christian Bezos, Peter Menard

Kaze: Satoko Fujii, Kappa Maki, Christian Bezos, Peter Menard

VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $18/$25

FRIDAY, February 14
9 pm Jay Campbell, cello & Conor Hanick, piano
Marcos Balter, New work (world premiere)
Natacha Diels, Flight Patterns (world premiere)
John Zorn, “The Rule of Three” from A Brief History of Witchcraft (world premiere)
VENUE: Buttenwieser Hall (92nd Street Y )
ADMISSION: from $25

SUNDAY, February 16
6pm: Nick Fraser / Tony Malaby / Brandon Lopez – Drums / Tenor Sax / ContraBass

SUNDAY, February 16 – MONDAY, February 17
Philip Glass Ensemble performs Music in Twelve Parts
Philip Glass will not be performing as part of these concerts.
ADMISSION: $25-$40

WEDNESDAY, February 19
7:30 PM: Ensemble Échappé – Convergences
Christopher Trapani: Convergence Lines
Isabel Mundry: Dufay Bearbeitungen
Elliott Carter: Tempo e tempi
VENUE: The Italian Academy

TUESDAY, February 25
8:30 pm 3Dom Factor with Uri Caine and Tim Hagans
Tim Hagans (trumpet) Jon Irabagon (saxophone) Joe Fonda (bass) Mark Helias (bass, clarinet) Barry Altschul (drums) Uri Caine (piano)
VENUE: The Stone

WEDNESDAY, February 26
8:30 pm I Don’t Hear Nothin’ but the Blues
Ava Mendoza (guitar) Mick Barr (guitar) Jon Irabagon (saxophone) Mike Pride (drums)
VENUE: The Stone

THURSDAY, February 27
8:30 pm Jon Irabagon (solo saxophone)
VENUE: The Stone

THURSDAY, February 27
8:00 PM: CP Unit Record Release: One Foot on the Ground Smoking Mirror Shakedown
CP Unit:
Chris Pitsiokos ñ alto saxophone, electronics, composer
Sam Lisabeth ñ electric guitar
Henry Fraser ñ electric bass
Jason Nazary ñ drums and electronics

CP String Ensemble:
Chris Pitsiokos ñ composer, electronics
Joanna Mattrey ñ viola
Aliya Ultan ñ cello
Webb Crawford ñ guitar
Henry Fraser ñ contrabass
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $18/$25

FRIDAY, February 28
8:30 pm Jon Irabagon Quartet
Jon Irabagon (saxophone) Matt Mitchell (piano) Chris Lightcap (bass) Dan Weiss (drums)
VENUE: The Stone

FRIDAY, February 28
Ukrainian Contemporary Music Festival 2020
UCMF_animation5:00 PM Roundtable 50 Years of Ukrainian Culture: Music, Literature and Art
6:30 PM Concert:
Myroslav Skoryk, Three Extravagant Dances
Ihor Shcherbakov, Canzone for Two Violins
Virko Baley, Journey after Loves
Yevhen Stankovych, Kupala Songs
Hanna Havrylets, A Red Sun after Oleksandr Oles
VENUE: Elebash Recital Hall, The Graduate Center (365 Fifth Ave)

FRIDAY, February 28
8:30 John Zorn’s SIMULACRUM
John Medeski organ, Matt Hollenberg guitar, Kenny Grohowski drums
VENUE: The Sultan Room

FRIDAY, February 28- SATURDAY, February 29
8PM The Stone Series: Uri Caine
VENUE: happylucky no.1

SATURDAY, February 29
Ukrainian Contemporary Music Festival 2020
4:00 PM Music and Revolution in Ukraine: Panel Discussion
6:00 PM Concert:
Nikolai Roslavets, Meditation for cello and piano
Valentyn Sylvestrov, Three Songs and Kitsch Music

Ostap Manulyak, Oracle for ensemble
Ivan Taranenko, Global Bells for piano
Svyatoslav Lunyov, Dances of New Russians for two piano
Yevhen Stankovych, Maidan Fresco for violin and piano
Karmella Tsepkolenko, Cycles of the Black Moon for violin and piano
Serhii Zazhytko, To Samuel Beckett for bass and actor
Ludmila Yurina, Shadows and Ghosts for solo piano
VENUE: Lang Recital Hall, Hunter College, CUNY (695 Park Avenue)

NYC Calendar January 2020

TUESDAY, January 7
8:30 pm TRIO
Mary Halvorson (guitar) Anaïs Maviel (voice and percussion) María Grand (saxophone)
VENUE: The Stone

FRIDAY, January 10 – SATURDAY, January 11
8PM William Parker: Trail of Tears Continuum 1492-2020
William Parker: composition, lyrics, bass
Fred Moten: poetry
Tracie Morris: poetry
Mara Rosenbloom: piano
AnneMarie Sandy: mezzo soprano
Steve Swell: trombone
Rob Brown: alto sax
Dave Sewelson: baritone sax
Hamid Drake: drums
Andrea Wolper: voice
Raina Sokolov Gonzalez: voice
Patricia Nicholson; choreography
Jason Jordan dance
Miriam Parker: dance
Jo Wood Brown: visual images
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $18/$25

January 10 – January 19
7:30 PM NOT I By Samuel Beckett
Performed by Jess Thom
Directed by Matthew Pountney
ADMISSION: from $25

SATURDAY, January 11
8PM A Musical Tribute to Steve Dalachinsky, NYC Winter Jazzfest
No Agenda Family with the Subterranean Spirit Band
An inter-generational night of music; we celebrate the life of Steve Dalachinsky
with Daniel Carter, Dave Liebman, Matt Shipp, Ellen Christi, Lisa Sokolov, Cooper Moore, Jean Carla Rodea, Gerald Cleaver, Ingrid Laubrock, Jaimie Branch, Ka Baird, Sarah Bernstein, Kenny Wolleson, James Brandon Lewis, Shelley Hirsch, Pasquale Canginao, Samara Lubelski, Charlie Waters, Jason Kao Hwang, Tom Surgal, Lin Culberston, Ira Kaplan, Georgia Hubley, Baba Israel, Kris Davis, Luke Stewart, Ernie Brooks, Matt Mottel, Kevin Shea & Nicola Hein. w/ Films by Robert OíHaire of Steve Dalachinsky in performance. Plus special guests to be announced.
Organized by Yuko Otomo, Matt Mottel & Winter Jazzfest
VENUE: Nuyorican Poets Cafe
ADMISSION: sold out

SUNDAY, January 12
8PM Winter Jazzfest: Kris Davisí Diatom Ribbons with Terri Lyne Carrington, Val Jeanty plus special guests Tony Malaby and Trevor Dunn with Harish Raghavan
VENUE: Sultan Room
ADMISSION: $20 – $25

MONDAY, January 13
8PM String Orchestra of Brooklyn: afterimage
Chris Cerroneís High Windows

Jacob Cooperís Stabat Mater Dolorosa
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $18/$25

TUESDAY, January 14
8:30 pm Ches Smith, Craig Taborn and Mat Maneri with very special guest
Ches Smith (drums, percussion) Craig Taborn (piano) Mat Maneri (viola) special guest (guitar)
VENUE: The Stone

THURSDAY, January 16
7:30 PM New Milestones: Electronic Chamber Music in a New Form
Thomas Meadowcroft, Cradles for Percussion Duo with Wurlitzer e-Piano (2013)
Kaija Saariaho, Trois rivières for Percussion Quartet and Electronics (1994)
Karlheinz Stockhausen, Kontakte for Piano, Percussion, and Electronic Sounds (1958-60)
Michael Brown, Piano
Christopher Froh, Percussion
Ayano Kataoka, Percussion
Eduardo Leandro, Percussion
Ian David Rosenbaum, Percussion
David Adamcyk, Electronics
VENUE: Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse (Lincoln Center)

FRIDAY, January 17
8PM The Stone Series: Patricia Brennan and guests
Jon Irabagon – Saxophone
Adam OíFarrill – Trumpet
Matt Mitchell – Piano
Tomas Fujiwara – Drums
VENUE: happylucky no.1

SATURDAY, January 18
8:30 pm Laugh Ash
Jennifer Choi (violin) Anna Webber (flutes) Nate Wooley (trumpet) Oscar Noriega (clarinets) Cory Smythe (piano) Ches Smith (drums, vibraphone, electronics)
VENUE: The Stone

SUNDAY, January 19
2 PM-8 PM Steve Dalachinsky Memorial
VENUE: Artists Space

WEDNESDAY, January 22
The Mendoza Pavone Winter Music Series
8 PM Phylis and Aristotle
9 PM Angela Morris’ Medium Low
VENUE: happylucky no.1

Friday, January 24
7:30PM Trailblazers: Pioneering Women Composers of the 20th Century
New Juilliard Ensemble
Joel Sachs, Director and Conductor
Jacqueline Fontyn (Belgium) Méandres (2009-10, U.S. premiere)
Ursula Mamlok (Germany/U.S.) Girasol (Sunflowers, 1990)
Ruth Crawford Seeger (U.S.) Three Songs, low female voice (1930-32)
Elisabeth Lutyens (U.K.) 6 Tempi (1957)
Galina Ustvolskaya (U.S.S.R.) Octet (1950)
VENUE: Peter Jay Sharp Theater

SATURDAY, January 25
9 PM Kronos Quartet
Michael Gordon, Clouded Yellow
Philip Glass, Quartet Satz
Missy Mazzoli, Enthusiasm Strategies
Misato Mochizuki, Boids
Terry Riley , “The Electron Cyclotron Frequency Parlour” from Sun Rings
Terry Riley, “One Earth, One People, One Love” from Sun Rings
Bryce Dessner, Le Bois (World Premiere)
Steve Reich, Different Trains
VENUE: Zankel Hall (Carnegie Hall)
ADMISSION: $63 to $75

MONDAY, January 27
8PM Nels Cline: From Cage to Cunningham
Ryland Angel: Voice
Zeena Parkins: Harp
Jorge Roeder: Acoustic bass
Nels Cline: Acoustic Guitar
VENUE: roulette
ADMISSION: $18/$25

TUESDAY, January 28
7:30 pm Ecstatic Music: Bang on a Can People’s Commissioning Fund Concert
Featuring world premieres by Amanda Berlind, Alvin Curran, Hildur Guðnadóttir and Qasim Naqvi, plus New York composer Phil Kline’s Exquisite Corpses and Julius Eastman’s super-groove Stay on It.
VENUE: Merkin Hall

WEDNESDAY, January 29
The Mendoza Pavone Winter Music Series
8 PM J.Pavone String Octet
9 PM Ava Mendoza
VENUE: happylucky no.1

WEDNESDAY, January 29
8:30 pm Sam Gill/Simon Barker; Marc Hannaford, Scott Tinkler, Ingrid Laubrock, Josh Sinton,
Tom Rainey
VENUE: Ibeam

Friday, January 31
7:30PM Trailblazers: Pioneering Women Composers of the 20th Century
Juilliard Orchestra
Anne Manson, Conductor
Samuel DeCaprio, Cello
Raphael Vogl, Organ
Betsy Jolas, A Little Summer Suite (2015, New York premiere)
Grażyna Bacewicz, Cello Concerto No. 2 (1963) (Samuel DeCaprio, cello)
Ethel Smyth, On the Cliffs of Cornwall (Prelude to Act II of The Wreckers) (1904)
Thea Musgrave, Rainbow (1990)
Sofia Gubaidulina, The Rider on the White Horse (2002, New York premiere) (Raphael Vogl, organ)
VENUE: Alice Tully Hall

FRIDAY, January 31
8 PM The Stone Series: Laurie Anderson
VENUE: happylucky no.1

FRIDAY, January 31
8PM Alvin Curran: Shofar Rags XXLAlvin Curran: shofar, conch shell, corrugated tubes, piano, midi-keyboard, computer
Angelo-Maria Farro: sound design


VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $18/$25

NYC Calendar December 2019

SUNDAY, December 1
5 PM Taka Kigawa plays Feldman’s Triadic Memories (Second Annual Modern Piano (+) Festival)
Morton Feldman — Triadic Memories (1981)
VENUE: Spectrum

MONDAY, December 2
8:30 PM James Romig’s STILL
Ashlee Mack (solo piano)
VENUE: The Stone

TUESDAY, December 3
8:30 PM Sylvie Courvoisier and Mary Halvorson
Sylvie Courvoisier (piano), Mary Halvorson (guitar)
VENUE: The Stone

TUESDAY, December 3
7 pm Resonant City: Venice
Madrigals for cello, choir, and city
by Andrea Liberovici
Wick Simmons, cello; Fractio Modi, vocal quartet
VENUE: The Italian Academy

TUESDAY, December 3
7:30 PM Kafka Fragments

Ah Young Hong, soprano
Jacob Ashworth, violin
György Kurtág (b. 1926)
Kafka Fragments, Op. 24 (1985-1987)
VENUE: Spectrum

TUESDAY, December 3
9 PM elliott sharp & frances-marie uitti
Elliott Sharp (Guitar), Frances Marie Uitti (cello)
VENUE: Bar Lunatico (486 Halsey St, Brooklyn)

WEDNESDAY, December 4
7 PM Elliott Sharp (Guitar), Frances Marie Uitti (cello), Mark Feldman (violin), Ayman Fanous (guitar)
VENUE: Spectrum

THURSDAY, December 5
8pm Composer Portraits: Bright Sheng
Curtis 20/21 Ensemble
Bright Sheng piano, conductor
Clearwater Rhapsody (2018)
Deep Red (2014)
Dance Capriccio (2011)
String Quartet No. 4 “Silent Temple” (2000)
VENUE: Miller Theatre
ADMISSION: from $20

December 5–January 10
Various times: Judgment Day
A Park Avenue Armory Production
By Ödön von Horváth, Adapted by Christopher Shinn, Directed by Richard Jones
Paul Steinberg, Set Design
Mimi Jordan Sherin, Lighting Design
Antony McDonald, Costume Design
Daniel Kluger, Original Music and Sound Design
Drew Levy, Sound Design
Anjali Mehra, Movement Director
VENUE: Park Avenue Armory
ADMISSION: from $55

FRIDAY, December 6
7PM + 9PM Phyllis Chen, Work-in-Progress
This work-in-progress examines the intersection between traditional Shodo calligraphy performance and live music and is created in collaboration with shodo artist Masako Inkyo and choreographer/dancer Jodi Melnick.
VENUE: Rudolf Nureyev Studio Baryshnikov Arts Center

FRIDAY, December 6
8 PM Charmaine Lee: Laminals Iii With Tyshawn Sorey & Ikue Mori
VENUE: ISSUE Project Room
ADMISSION: Free ($10 suggested donation)

SATURDAY, December 7
7:30 PM Sō Percussion and Friends
A Percussion Century
Varèse, Ionisation
Chávez, Largo from Toccata for Percussion Instruments
Beyer, March for 30 Percussion Instruments
Cage, Third Construction
Xenakis, “Peaux” from Pléïades
David Lang Part 3 from the so-called laws of nature
Steve Reich Clapping Music
Dan Trueman “120bpm” from neither Anvil nor Pulley
Julia Wolfe Forbidden Love (NY Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
VENUE: Zankel Hall
ADMISSION: $38-$48

TUESDAY, December 10
8:00 pm Judith Berkson and Ordinary Affects
Judith Berkson – voice, accordion, piano
Mick Barr – guitar
JPA Falzone – percussion, keyboards
Laura Cetilia – cello
Morgan Evans-Weiler – violin
Jordan Dykstra – viola
Luke Damrosch – percussion TBA

VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $18/$25

TUESDAY, December 10
8:30 PM Improvisations
Ikue Mori (solo electronics) John Zorn (sax) Zeena Parkins (harp) Sylvie Courvoisier (piano) and special guests
VENUE: The Stone

THURSDAY, December 12
7:30pm Karuna: Hamid Drake, Adam Rudolph, Alexis Marcelo
Hamid Drake (percussion)
Adam Rudolph (percussion)
Alexis Marcelo (piano)
VENUE: David Rubinstein Lincoln Center Atrium (Broadway between W 62nd and W 63rd, NYC)

THURSDAY, December 12
8:30 PM Trio
Ikue Mori (electronics) Brian Marsala (keyboards) Ches Smith (drums)
VENUE: The Stone

FRIDAY, December 13
8:30 Mahobin Trio with Nate Wooley
Ikue Mori (electronics) Satoko Fujii (piano) Kappamaki (trumpet) Nate Wooley (trumpet)

VENUE: The Stone

SATURDAY, December 14
8PM John Zorn: Heaven and Earth Magick
Steve Gosling: piano
Sae Hashimoto: vibes
Jorge Roeder: bass
Tyshawn Sorey: drums
Descent Into The Maelstrom
Acephale (World Premiere)
Konx Om Pax
VENUE: Roulette

SUNDAY, December 15
3 PM Kathleen Supové/Exploding Piano (Second Annual Modern Piano (+) Festival)
Kathleen Supové’s Exploding Piano -“No More Than A Flash Of Lightning” by Randall Woolf, for piano, shakuhachi, and banjo.
+James Nyoraku Schlefer, shakuhachi, and James Moore, banjo
VENUE: Spectrum

SUNDAY, December 15
8:30 PM Matt Mitchell (Second Annual Modern Piano (+) Festival)
VENUE: Spectrum

MONDAY, December 16
8pm Brandon Lopez: sun burns out your eyes
Brandon Lopez (bass, compositions), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Cecilia Lopez (electronics), and Steve Baczkowski (saxophone).
VENUE: Roulette
ADMISSION: $18/$25

WEDNESDAY, December 18
8 p.m. The S.E.M. Ensemble: Music As Situation
Ian Davis: Three Movements for Ensemble (2019) (World Premiere)
Petr Kotik: Tubamirum (2019) (World Premiere)
Judith Berkson: Partial Memories Part III (2019) (U.S. Premiere)
John Cage: Cheap Imitation( 1969)
Sean Kiley: ancient cascades (2019) (U.S. Premiere)
Petr Kotik: Torso (String Quartet No. 2) (2012)
VENUE: Paula Cooper Gallery (524 W 26th St, NYC)

WEDNESDAY, December 18
9PM Andrea Parkins
VENUE: Experimental Intermedia

FRIDAY, December 20
7PM Terry Riley Live at 85
Interpretations on Standards for Solo Piano
Terry Riley (piano)
Mandala Miniatures for Saxophone Quartet
Travis Laplante
Dan Blake
Caroline Davis
Scott Robinson
John Zorn and Terry Riley
Tread on the Trail
Gyan Riley (guitar)
David Cossin (drums)
Greg Chudzik (bass)
Caroline Davis (saxophone)
Travis Laplante (saxophone)
Nathan Koci (accordion)
VENUE: pioneer works

Friday, December 20
8PM The Stone Series: Ches Smith Quartet
Ches Smith Quartet:
Mary Halvorson (guitar), Liberty Ellman (guitar), Nick Dunston (bass), Ches Smith (drums, percussion, electronics)
VENUE: happylucky no.1

SATURDAY, December 21
7PM Terry Riley Live at 85
Terry Riley (piano)
Gyan Riley (guitar)
A Rainbow in Curved Air
Ensemble of special guest musicians to be announced
VENUE: pioneer works

SATURDAY, December 28
8:00 PM The Stone Series: JIM BLACK with Mazz Swift & Sylvie Courvoisier
Jim Black (drums, laptop)
Mazz Swift (violin, voice)
Sylvie Courvoisier (piano)
VENUE: happyluckyno1

Monday, December 30
9pm Tom Rainey, Ingrid Laubrock, Mary Halvorson
Ingrid Laubrock, saxophone
Mary Halvorson, guitar
Tom Rainey, drums
VENUE: Bar Lunatico (486 Halsey St, Brooklyn)